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Two-factor authentication on Twitter: How to enable

Gadgets Now Bureau

Mar 20, 2023

Open Twitter

Log in to your Twitter account on the web or in the mobile app.

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Go to Profile

Click on your profile picture and select "Settings and privacy."

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Head to Security

Click on "Security and account access."

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Set up 2FA

Scroll down to "Two-factor authentication" and click "Set up."

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Select authentication app

Choose the "Authentication app" option and click "Start."

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Apps available

Follow the instructions on the screen to download an authenticator app like Google Authenticator or Authy.

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Scan QR code

Once you've downloaded the app, open it and scan the QR code on the Twitter screen.

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Enter the verification code that the app generates and click "Verify."

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Use backup

If you want, you can also add a backup phone number for account recovery purposes.

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You're done

Click "Done" to finish setting up app-based two-factor authentication on Twitter.

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